by on October 19, 2021
Beijing tested a nuclear-capable missile that flew around the entire planet at hypersonic speed and caught the US military and space intelligence off guard. Quite unexpectedly for the United States, the Chinese military conducted tests of the latest missile American journalists, citing five of their own sources in various military departments and intelligence services, found outthat back in August of this year, the Chinese military, quite unexpectedly for the United States, teste...
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Hadley is considered a great professional in his field, but during a conversation with the head of state, something went wrong. CNBC's Hadley Gamble interviewed Russian President Vladimir Putin during Russian Energy Week. But during a conversation with the head of state, the 39-year-old presenter for some reason repeated the question, to which Putin had to give the same answer, but with a small remark. "A beautiful woman, pretty. I tell her one thing, and she tells me something else entirel...
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by on October 12, 2021
Solar flares could cause havoc depending on their size (Picture: Getty Images) You may not have noticed it, but a massive solar flare has made its presence known on Earth this week, amid warnings it could cause some disruption to satellite systems and power grids. The US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), the resulting geomagnetic storm, which began on Monday and is expectec to continue into today, has been rated a G2 – meaning it’s moderately strong, although ...
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by on October 12, 2021
Jacques Le Gris (Adam Driver, left) faces a deadly confrontation after assaulting the wife of Jean de Carrouges (Matt Damon) in “The Last Duel.” | 20th Century Studios Is Matt Damon the hero or the oaf? It depends on who you ask in the bloody fantastic drama co-starring Jodie Comer and Adam Driver. I’d love to see a documentary about how the rousing and epic and bloody fantastic historical drama “The Last Duel” came to be, given the legendary director Ridley Scott (“Gladiator,” “Alien,...
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by on October 12, 2021
Jesy Nelson has reflected on life in Little Mix, comparing her experience in the group to being part of a “machine”. At the end of last year, Jesy announced she would be stepping down from the girl group after nine years, stating that being part of the chart-topping band was affecting her mental health. Since then, Little Mix have continued as a three-piece, while Jesy is currently gearing up for the release of her debut solo single Boyz, which is heavily rumoured to feature rapper Nicki ...
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Riding a bike on a main street in Scarborough is so dangerous it feels like “risking your life,” according to Nithursan Elamuhilan. The 25-year-old cyclist and Scarborough resident says the area’s wide roads are so dominated by fast-moving traffic that the few people who do bike usually ride on the sidewalk. “It’s almost a foreign concept to ride on the road because it’s not acceptable, it’s not safe to do so here,” said Elamuhilan, a data analyst who spent years commuting by bike to Unive...
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by on October 12, 2021
AUSTRALIA and Singapore are developing a green economy agreement that will further accelerate both countries’ transition towards a green and sustainable future by looking at practical initiatives to promote and facilitate trade and investment. The agreement aims to remove non-tariff barriers to trade in environmental goods and services and to accelerate the uptake of low emissions green technology. Australia minister for trade, tourism and investment Dan Tehan and Singapore’s minister for ...
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by on October 12, 2021
KONGSBERG Maritime is to deliver propulsion and steering equipment for the two new Spirit of Tasmania ro-pax vessels, which are being built by Finland-based Rauma Marine Constructions. The vessels will be operated by TT-Line for the regular Spirit of Tasmania ferry service across the Bass Strait. Each vessel will be fitted with two of Kongsberg Maritime’s Promas combined propulsion and steering systems, which integrate the rudder and controllable pitch propeller to provide thrust and manoe...
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Four eateries owned by the same business owner were all broken into within four days of each other, the latest being in Glendale Monday morning. Arthur Arushanyan says he received one call after another about his businesses being burglarized: on Friday, a PokiTomik location in Simi Valley; on Saturday, right next door, his ice cream shop Whats Rollin; hours later, another PokiTomik in North Hollywood; and Monday at 5 a.m., the PokiTomik location in Glendale. “It’s tough because money comes...
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